TITLE

A Practical Approach to Cultural Insight

AUTHOR(S)
Haskins, Casey
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Military Review;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 90 Issue 5, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a model for cultural understanding to be used by the U.S. Armed Forces to prevent cultural misunderstandings in the Iraq and Afghan wars. The model, which emphasizes the interconnected relationships of economic, political, and social systems of societies, is outlined and several recommendations on questions that should be asked regarding the culture's group identity, decision making process, and social norms are provided.
ACCESSION #
55382595

 

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